Strong Jaw (Ability)
Strong Jaw (Japanese: がんじょうあご Strong Jaw) is an Ability introduced in Generation VI. Prior to Pokémon Omega Ruby and Alpha Sapphire, it was the signature Ability of Tyrunt and Tyrantrum.
Strong Jaw increases the power of the Pokémon's biting moves by 50%.
The table below lists the moves affected by Strong Jaw, as well as the Pokémon that can have Strong Jaw and learn those moves.
Outside of battle
Strong Jaw has no effect outside of battle.
Pokémon with Strong Jaw
|#||Pokémon||Types||First Ability||Second Ability||Hidden Ability|
||Rock||Dragon||Strong Jaw||None||Rock Head|
|Ice||Rock||Strong Jaw||Ice Body||Sturdy|
||Water||Psychic||Dazzling||Strong Jaw||Wonder Skin|
||Water||Strong Jaw||Shell Armor||Swift Swim|
||Water||Rock||Strong Jaw||Shell Armor||Swift Swim|
||Water||Dragon||Water Absorb||Strong Jaw||Sand Rush|
|Please note that this is only 100% accurate to Generation IX games.
In other games
Pokémon Mystery Dungeon series
Strong Jaw increases the power of the Pokémon's biting moves by 20%.
In the anime
|The Pokémon's strong jaw boosts the power of its biting moves.|
|User||First Used In||Notes|
|Dracovish||Dracovish's biting moves become more powerful.|
|Ash's Dracovish||On Land, In the Sea, and to the Future!||Debut|
Revealed in Battling as Hard as Stone!
- The power of Fishious Rend is increased by Strong Jaw, since it is called「エラがみ」Gill Bite in Japanese.
In other languages
|Variations of the Ability Mega Launcher|
|Mega Launcher • Strong Jaw • Sharpness|
|This article is part of Project Moves and Abilities, a Bulbapedia project that aims to write comprehensive articles on two related aspects of the Pokémon games.|